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A new mutual covenant for a post crisis world

Speaking on the third day of the Building Societies Conference 2021, BSA Chief Executive, Robin Fieth reflects on some of the themes for consideration by sector Boards, to create a more balanced, fairer, greener society and lead the way in a new covenant between business, society and government.

  • Date: 06 May 2021
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New Chair elected at Building Societies Association

Mark Bogard, Chief Executive of the Family Building Society has been elected as the new Chair of the Building Societies Association.  He takes up this role with immediate effect. 

  • Date: 06 May 2021
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Building Societies Association recognised for its responsible business practices

The Building Societies Association (BSA) is delighted to be recognised for its responsible business practices through accreditation by the Good Business Charter.

  • Date: 22 April 2021
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New report highlights strong sources of differentiation for the building society sector

Published today - a review of the strategic landscape for building societies

  • Date: 21 April 2021
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A nuanced outlook for post-lockdown spending plans

As we get closer to the re-opening of non-essential shops on our high street, a survey from the Building Societies Association reveals marked differences in expected spending habits.

  • Date: 25 March 2021
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BSA comments on Scottish Government announcement on cladding

BSA's response to the Scottish Government's announcement on cladding.

  • Date: 19 March 2021
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Chancellor brings confidence back to the Yorkshire & Humberside housing market

Over a third of people in Yorkshire & Humberside (37%) think now is a good time to buy a residential property, compared to 28% in December.

  • Date: 19 March 2021
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Consumer confidence grows in Welsh housing market

Over a third of people in Wales (36%) think now is a good time to buy a residential property compared to 23% in December.

  • Date: 19 March 2021
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Twice as many people in Scotland think house price rises are likely this year compared to three months ago

There is a growing expectation that house prices will rise, with almost twice as many people in Scotland (39%) anticipating an increase over the next 12 months, compared to three months ago when just 20% thought house prices would increase during 2021.

  • Date: 19 March 2021
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More people in the North East think now is a good time to buy a property than anywhere else in Britain

Nearly half the people in the North East (45%) think now is a good time to buy a property, compared to 27% in December.

  • Date: 19 March 2021
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Chancellor brings confidence back to the housing market

The latest Property Tracker survey from the Building Societies Association, reveals a surge in consumer confidence in the housing market following the Budget earlier this month.

  • Date: 19 March 2021
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Response to RICS final guidance 'Valuation of properties in multi-storey, multi occupation residential buildings with cladding'

BSA / UKF joint statement responding to the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors’ final guidance 'Valuation of properties in multi-storey, multi occupation residential buildings with cladding'

  • Date: 08 March 2021
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